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Serena Defeats Sloane, James Blake Retires by Derrel Jazz Johnson

[/caption] For the first eight games of their epic battle Sunday afternoon inside Arthur Ashe Stadium at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center in the fourth round of the 2013 US Open Championships, the match between Serena Williams and Sloane … Continue reading

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Victoria Duval Shocks Samantha Stosur by Derrel “Jazz” Johnson

Talented 17-year old Victoria Duval used her powerful forehand to defeat 2011 US Open champion Samantha Stosur in the biggest upset of the 2013 US Open thus far. Duval, who faced Kim Clijsters a year ago in Arthur Ashe Stadium … Continue reading

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The 2012 US Open Gets Underway with a Spark by Derrel “Jazz” Johnson

The 17th Annual Arthur Ashe Kids Day took place on Saturday, which was attended by thousands and featured some of the most popular music acts and tennis players. Carly Rae Jepsen performed her ubiquitous hit “Call Me Maybe” to the … Continue reading

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Victoria Duval Gives the Caribbean a Rooting Interest in the 2012 US Open by Derrel “Jazz” Johnson

At 16-years old, American Victoria Duval is the youngest competitor in the 2012 US Open. Duval, of Haitian descent, earned a spot into the biggest tennis tournament in the Western Hemisphere by winning the USTA Girls’ 18 National Championships. Entering … Continue reading

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